Subject: Re: The term "intellectual property" considered useful
From: simo <>
Date: Sun, 14 May 2006 11:59:57 -0400

On Sat, 2006-05-13 at 20:49 -0700, Thomas Lord wrote:
> Ben Tilly wrote:

> > I consider her to be a sex slave.  You may disagree.  But this type of
> > abuse is a growing problem in the USA and Canada, and has nothing to
> > do with poverty.
> >

> I say that even in utopia some people would still *choose* to
> wind up as (quotes significant) "sex slaves" but they would be
> a very, very, very tiny minority,

I hope that in utopia there is nobody willing to have slaves!!

What I find disgusting is what makes the slave market, ie, consumers of
that market. That's the thing to cure, they are the sick in first

Sorry, couldn't resist, this thread brings up strong emotions.